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  1. Swire extends orchestra sponsorship

    Posted Sep 12th 2008, 12:00am by Vivienne Chow

    ... Vivienne Chow Property developer Swire has extended its sponsorship of the Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra for another three years, until 2012. Swire, which offered a HK$36 million, three-year sponsorship to the orchestra in 2006, said it would offer another sponsorship of a similar amount beginning in April that might be adjusted for inflation. The orchestra is among nine major ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - CULTURE

    Raft of arts events planned, even without land grant

    Posted Aug 28th 2012, 12:00am by VIVIENNECHOW

    ... Mobile M+: INFLATION!, an exhibition of large inflatable sculptures in March. The authority's executive director for project delivery, Chan Man-wai, said it had agreed a short-term tenancy ...

  3. International Arts Carnival Summer Fun Party

    Posted Jul 11th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... International Arts Carnival Summer Fun Party A free family party launches the six-week International Arts Carnival organised by the Leisure and Cultural Services Department. Magic show, story corner, children's choir, a clown, giant inflatable crazy bouncer, face painting and roving entertainers. Wed, 4.30pm-7.30pm; Thu, 2pm-7.30pm. Inside and outside Queen Elizabeth ...

  4. Nuttiest photo taken with Stitch will win you a trip to Tokyo Disney

    Posted Apr 06th 2010, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Vivian Chen

    ... space creature, Stitch. The cartoon character from the 2002 animation Lilo & Stitch, came alive in an inflatable form on Friday for a promotion between the Disney Channel and The Link Reit, ... pictures with the inflatable blue alien. The trick is to find him though, as it will be on roving display at five of The Link's shopping centres across the city from now until Mother's ...

  5. Digital divide

    Posted Apr 03rd 2011, 12:00am

    ... us by. 'In my opinion [this] is one of the worst diseases of our civilisation- being exposed to such an inflation of images,' says Wenders (above with wife Donata). 'If you ... electronic images as well. So now each one of us is exposed to an overdose of images each day of our life. With the inflation in the numbers, each image has to contain less of the truth.' ...

  6. Opportunity missed on a confusing home front

    Posted Feb 20th 2012, 12:00am

    ... property market- how real estate values have been inflated by mainland money and how the local population is affected. But it ends up being an opportunity missed. The script might look fun on paper ...

  7. Another dimension

    Posted Feb 12th 2012, 12:00am

    ... space.' Shaw, who is not related to the Hong Kong mogul who gave his name to the media centre, is best known for designing the inflatable pig used on the cover of the Pink Floyd album Animals. ...

  8. God of Gamblers

    Posted Jun 10th 2012, 12:00am

    ... of inflation. God of Gamblers was the No1 hit of 1989 and spawned a 1990s mini-trend in gambling farces, demonstrating yet again director Wong Jing's grasp of pre-handover mainstream taste. ...

  9. Talking points

    Posted May 15th 2012, 12:00am

    ... how their salaries will be adjusted for the remainder of the year. Major civil service bodies say they expect an upward revision that will exceed the rate of inflation, probably ranging ...

  10. Hand it to him

    Posted Mar 18th 2012, 12:00am

    ... the pig as a piece of inflatable art. It was a futuristic work in its day. 'Back then, I was already interested in the idea of audience participation,' says the Melbourne native. 'You can't do much with a bronze or stone sculpture. But I was working with inflatable structures. People could jump on them and throw them around.' This idea of interactivity, he ...




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